The Dogue de Bordeaux, Bordeaux Mastiff, French Mastiff or Bordeauxdog is a large French mastiff breed. A typical brachycephalic mastiff breed, the Bordeaux is a very powerful dog, with a very muscular body. This muscular breed has been put to work pulling carts, transporting heavy objects, and guarding flocks.
Are Dogue de Bordeaux a good family dog?
Strong, stubborn—and intensely devoted to family—the massive Dogue de Bordeaux is a loving breed that makes a wonderful companion for dog-experienced households. With his large frame, inquisitive face, and strong personality, this breed makes his presence known in your home.
Are Dogue de Bordeaux hunting dogs?
Dogues de Bordeaux has been used as a guardian, hunter and fighter. They were especially good at baiting bulls, bears and jaguars. After the French revolution Many Dogues lost their lives because of an association made between them and the aristocracy.
Do Dogue de Bordeaux bark a lot?
Dogue de Bordeaux and barking
As with any dog, a Dogue de Bordeaux is likely to make noise. Every dog is different and even two dogs of the same breed may make different amounts of noise. That said, many Dogue de Bordeauxs will bark at passers-by or anyone who comes to the door.
How Big Is a dog de Bordeaux?